Favor’s goal is to let people get anything delivered with a delightful experience.
Favor’s Engineers make high-touch logistics happen. They are responsible for servicing customer requests as quickly as possible, facilitating communication between our customers and our runners, keeping thousands of mobile applications in sync, sending announcements to our runners and customers, accepting payment, and so much more.
So are you the type of developer who has created complex systems? Do you get a thrill when you create new features for hundreds of thousands of users? As a Back-End Developer at Favor, you will be responsible for all phases of development, testing, and deployment of our Web applications, back-end services, databases, and data warehouse. You will work closely with our product and operations teams to understand pain points and bottlenecks in the current system and create solutions. You will be building elegant solutions to complex problems to delight thousands of customers and runners.
At Favor, we are committed to building a world class team that shares a passion for modern, clean code and products that make people’s life easier. Help us develop our systems to serve our customers, our runners, and our merchants.
Explores new technologies and contributes to the refinement of engineering related tools, standards and training
Participate in design and code reviews and mentor less experienced engineers
Engage and collaborate with other teams to ensure timely solution delivery with high quality
Partner with cross-functional technology teams to integrate solutions
Responsible for the design, implementation, and maintenance of new and existing features
Degree in Computer Science or 2-4 years of similar experience
Can design and build technical solutions without direct oversight
Knowledge of coding patterns and their applicable uses to write performant, testable code
Experience working with and designing microservices
Understanding of debugging tools to trace and diagnose issues
Experience with HTTP, JSON, and REST Web Services
Skill at writing SQL queries and working with relational databases
Ideal Candidates Will Include:
Appreciate simple design
Love to write code
Live to ship features!
Like working with other developers in an iterative environment
Have experience in a high-growth startup
Favor is the easiest way to get anything you want in your city delivered to your door in under an hour. Whether it’s lunch at the office, groceries for home or those errands you just don’t have time for — your personal assistant (we call them Runners) can deliver it in just a few taps.
Favor currently operates in 15 cities across Texas.